computer-aided instruction

Definitions

General Science

  • noun the use of a computer to assist in teaching a subject.

Electronics

  • The incorporation of computers into educational processes. Such learning may take place at an educational institution, a library, a workplace, or the home. Computer resources may help instructors at any educational level to better convey information, and allows students to proceed at a learning rate they are comfortable with. These methods usually make extensive use of graphics, and often allow one-click access to the Internet for yet more information. Its abbreviation is CAI. Also called computer-aided education, computer-aided learning, computer-aided teaching, computer-assisted instruction, computer-assisted learning, or computer-assisted teaching.
  • synonymcomputer-assisted education
  • synonymcomputer-aided teaching
  • synonymcomputer-aided education
  • synonymcomputer-assisted instruction
  • synonymcomputer-assisted learning
  • Abbreviation of computer-aided instruction, computer-assisted instruction, computer-aided education, computer-aided learning, computer-aided teaching, computer-assisted learning, or computer-assisted teaching.

Computing

  • acronymCAI
  • noun the use of a computer to assist in teaching a subject.
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